, Volume 33, Issue 11, pp 1533–1534 | Cite as

Effect of estrogens on LH- and FSH-levels in prepuberal male and female androgenized rats

  • J. A. Moguilevsky
  • P. Scacchi
  • Berta Szwarcfarb


This paper has demonstrated that neonatal androgenization increases in prepuberal male and female rats the FSH-levels without changes in LH, indicating that the sexual differences in the control of FSH is a relevant process that takes place during the differentiation of the hypothalamus.


Estrogen Sexual Difference Relevant Process Neonatal Androgenization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. A. Moguilevsky
    • 1
  • P. Scacchi
    • 1
  • Berta Szwarcfarb
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of NeuroendocrinologyCentre de Investigaciones Médicas Albert Einstein (CIMAE)Buenos AiresArgentina

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